M.D. Ranganath is the Chief Financial Officer of the company. He has over 27 years of experience in information technology and financial services industries. He has held several leadership positions during a tenure of over 17 years with Infosys. As Chief Financial Officer, he oversees key functions across the group, including corporate finance, taxation, treasury, mergers and acquisitions, risk management, and investor relations. He has played a key role in strategy execution and in the transformation journey of Infosys. From 2008 to 2013, he was the Chief Risk Officer and worked with the Board’s Risk Management and Audit committees and deployed enterprise risk management framework to enable the Board’s overview of risk management. Subsequently, he led the cost optimization initiative of the company as part of the Chairman’s Office, aimed at enhancing fiscal discipline and improving operating margin and cash flow.
From 1991 to 1999, he worked with ICICI Limited, where he held leadership responsibilities in treasury, planning and credit functions. Ranganath has delivered lectures in various international forums on finance and risk management. In 2017 and 2018, he was the recipient of Best CFO Award - Technology/IT services by Institutional Investors. In 2018 he was included in the CFO 100 Roll of Honor 2018, under the investor relations category, by CFO Forum.
Ranganath has a post graduate diploma in management (PGDM) from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, a Master's degree in Technology from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, and a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from the University of Mysore. He is an Associate Member of CPA, Australia.